New Providence Island Restaurants

Over 70 percent of the entire population of the Bahamas lives and works on New Providence, and it is also the most popularly visited by vacationers.  In order to accommodate such a large number of voracious eaters, this island is home to an extraordinary number of restaurants spanning all styles and cuisines making it the perfect destination for the adventurous eater. 

Caribbean Cuisine

Restaurants Map

Caribbean food is particularly popular on New Providence Island. Since this kind of cuisine contains elements borrowed from a variety of culinary cultures, even the pickiest of eaters will find dishes they'll enjoy at these restaurants. Be sure to remember that you will be able read further information on each one on the page by clicking the links.

Graycliff is situated at Graycliff Hotel And Restaurant and has a variety of cuisines to try, including Caribbean and Continental. Heavy, old school Bahamian dishes are on the menu here, with the shining star being the seafood and of course, the catch of the day. The wine cellar boasts over 200 thousand bottles of vintage wine. The property can be found at 12 West Hill Street .

A nice local establishment worth considering is Aqua Restaurant. Aqua serves as the main dining room at the British Colonial Hilton, were meals are served both buffet style and a la carte. Visitors will find them at 1 Bay Street.

Compass Point Restaurant has a couple of cuisine options to try, including Caribbean and International. At Compass Point Restaurant, guests are welcome to sit inside the brightly decorated dining room, out on the patio, or at one of two bars. Although this locale mainly services Compass Point guests, visitors are more than welcome to stop by for a meal or just to enjoy a drink with friends. They're on West Bay Street.

View the chart below for more information on related possibilities in the region.

Caribbean Restaurants on New Providence Island
Name Location Phone Number
Androsia Steak & Seafood Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 327-7805
Aqua Restaurant Downtown Nassau (242) 322-3301
Café Skans 1.6 mi. West of Downtown Nassau (242) 322-2486
Charlie's Place Nassau (242) 394-0300
Common Cravings 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Compass Point Restaurant 0.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central Gambier (242) 327-4500
Cricket Club Restaurant & Pub Nassau 326-4720
Diky's Conch Shack 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Dolphin Grill 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 327-6000
Double D's Restaurant Nassau 393-2771
Footprints 3.9 mi. South of Central Gambier (888) 909-7001
Frankie Gone Bananas Restaurant 1.0 mi. West of Downtown Nassau (242) 323-0259
Graycliff Downtown Nassau (242) 302-9150
Indigo Cafe 0.1 mi. South of Central Cable Beach (242) 327-2524
Junkanoo Beach Resort Restaurant and Bar 0.5 mi. West of Downtown Nassau (242) 322-1515
Kafe Kalik Festival Place Downtown Nassau --
Nettie's Place Restaurant 0.3 mi. South West of Central Cable Beach (242) 327-8153
Olive's Mediterranean Cafe Downtown Nassau (242) 356-3986
Out Island Bar 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Poop Deck Nassau 1.5 mi. East of Downtown Nassau (242) 393-8175
Shoal Restaurant and Lounge 0.9 mi. South West of Downtown Nassau (242) 323-4400
Simmer Down Restaurant 0.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach 24-270-22800
Talking Stick Downtown Nassau (242) 322-8450
Three Tides 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Travellers' Rest 1.8 mi. East of Central Gambier (242) 327-7633
Twin Brothers Arawak Cay 1.0 mi. West of Downtown Nassau (242) 328-5033
Twin Brothers Coconut Avenue 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 326-6771
Twin Brothers Marathon 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 393-6050
Twin Brothers Potter's Cay 1.3 mi. East of Downtown Nassau (242) 328-5033
Via Caffe Downtown Nassau (242) 322-7209

Local Cuisines

For those who like trying new and exciting flavors that are characteristic of the areas they visit, New Providence Island offers at least a couple truly local choices to choose from.

Bimini Market is located at Meliá Nassau Beach and is a restaurant found in Cable Beach, New Providence Island. Decorated like a trading market, Bimini Market is a favorite spot for casual meals at the Sheraton. They can be found on West Bay Street.

Another dining venue you might like is Negril Cafe. Once known as Caribbean Spice Cafe, Negril Cafe has been serving quality Jamaican dishes to the people of Nassau since 2007. Negril Cafe provides guests with a healthy alternative to the typical fast food offerings. Visitors can find them on Village Road.

Other Local Restaurants on New Providence Island
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bimini Market 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Cajun, Creole (242) 327-6000
Negril Cafe 2.5 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau Jamaican 393-4915

European and Asian

Shima

Vacationers wanting to enjoy some European cuisine will find plenty of options to pick from. In addition to Italian cuisine, you'll also be able to find French and Mediterranean options too.

Vacationers might want to think about dining at Bennigans Nassau. You may not be able to go to Ireland for dinner, but you can experience the atmosphere of the Green Isle by dining at Bennigans. The property can be found on Marathon Road.

Brussels Bistro has a couple of cuisines to choose from, including Belgian and French. The menu at Brussels Bistro is filled with French and Belgian classics. In order to keep things fresh and exciting, Brussels offers daily specials as well as a different lunch menu for each week of the month. Guests will find them on Frederick Street.

Guests might enjoy visiting Double Dragon Bay Street. With several locations located throughout New Providence, Double Dragon is a popular chain in Nassau that delivers classic Chinese take-out that people around the world enjoy. Double Dragon is run by owners from Canton, China, a fact that ensures every dish is authentically Chinese. They're located on East bay Street.

You can use the table just below to find details on these kinds of choices within the area.

European and Asian Restaurants on New Providence Island
Name Location Type Phone Number
Amici A Trattoria 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 327-6000
Bennigan's Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Irish 394-4880
Bennigans Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau American, Irish (242) 394-4880
Blue Caviar on the Beach 1.2 mi. West of Central Cable Beach French (242) 327-7111
Brasserie des Arts 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach French (242) 677-9000
Brussels Bistro Downtown Nassau Belgian, French (242) 326-4523
Cafe Madeleine 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach French (242) 677-9000
Cafe Matisse Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 356-7012
Canton House Chinese Restaurant Nassau Chinese 394-1440
Capriccio Ristorante 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 327-8547
Casetta 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 677-9000
China Palace Express Nassau Chinese --
China Wok 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Chinese --
Conki's Chinese Restaurant & Lounge Nassau Chinese 341-6259
Cricket Club Restaurant & Pub Nassau British, Caribbean 326-4720
Domino's Cable Beach 0.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 677-7200
Domino's Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 394-8080
Double Dragon Bay Street 1.5 mi. East of Downtown Nassau Chinese (242) 393-5718
Double Dragon Charlotte Street Downtown Nassau Chinese (242) 326-7268
Double Dragon Marathon 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Chinese (242) 393-0943
East Villa Restaurant and Lounge 3.5 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau Chinese (242) 393-3377
Graycliff Downtown Nassau Caribbean, Continental, French (242) 302-9150
Happy Buddha Chinese Restaurant Nassau Chinese 323-2889
Ichiban Restaurant Nassau Japanese 322-7728
Indigo Cafe 0.1 mi. South of Central Cable Beach Caribbean, International, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (242) 327-2524
Katsuya 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Japanese (242) 677-9000
Luciano's Of Chicago 0.9 mi. East of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 323-7770
Mahogany House 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gambier International, Italian (242) 362-6669
Marco's Pizza Nassau Italian 361-6900
Mia's Gourmet Pizzeria 1.8 mi. West of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 356-5633
Mikes Chinese Restaurant Nassau Chinese 322-8158
Montagu Gardens 2.0 mi. East of Downtown Nassau French (242) 394-6347
Olive's Mediterranean Cafe Downtown Nassau Caribbean, Greek, Mediterranean (242) 356-3986
Olives Meze Grill 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cable Beach Greek, Mediterranean (242) 327-6393
Phoenix Chinese Restaurant Nassau Chinese --
STIX 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (242) 677-9000
Sbarro Cable Beach 0.2 mi. South West of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 327-7711
Sbarro Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 356-0800
Seafront Sushi Japanese Restaurant & Cafe Nassau Japanese --
Sharkees Island Pizza Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 367-3535
Shima 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gambier Indonesian, Thai, Vietnamese (242) 698-6300
Shuang Ba 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Chinese (242) 677-9000
Sun Luck Chinese Restaurant Nassau Chinese 322-5825
Taj Mahal Downtown Nassau Indian (242) 356-3002
The Blue Sail Restaurant and Bar 1.2 mi. West of Central Cable Beach French, Mediterranean (242) 327-7111
The Imperial Takeaway 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Chinese --
Van Breugel's Restaurant Downtown Nassau European (242) 322-2484
Via Caffe Downtown Nassau Caribbean, European (242) 322-7209
Vip Chinese Food 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau Chinese --
Vip Chinese Restaurant Nassau Chinese 393-5435

American

American dishes are tremendously popular on New Providence Island. For the less adventurous, there are 27 dining establishments serving characteristic American cuisine.

A restaurant in the area to think about is Green Parrot Harbour Front Restaurant. The Green Parrot Harbour Front Restaurant is the main branch of several Green Parrot restaurants and bars in the Bahamas. The gorgeous view of the harbor and genuine Bahamian cuisine typifies this locale which is a favorite meeting place amongst locals and tourists alike.

Travellers' Rest: From conch and shrimp, to lobster and fish, seafood is the main item at the Traveler's Rest. However, the restaurant does have a varied menu that includes a number of non-seafood entrees, including ribs, chicken, salads, and beef entrees. After diner, be sure to try one of their desserts and cakes. Guests will find them on West Bay Street.

Muddoes Wings N' Things has various different specialties to try, including appetizers and chicken. Muddoes Wings and Tings is the perfect spot when you are craving chicken wings or other appetizer style dishes, rather than a full sit down meal. They hit the spot every time. They're on Jerome Avenue.

Wing Zone is a lunch and dinner possibility located in Nassau. Wing Zone has over 15 different wing flavors available, ranging from mild to smokin' hot. Additional menu items include burgers, fries, salads, and shrimp. You'll be able to find them on Soldier Road.

Below you will be able to see the 27 restaurants offering visitors this kind of food.

American Restaurants on New Providence Island
Name Location Phone Number
Bar Riva 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Bennigans Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 394-4880
Burger King Cable Beach 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach --
Burger King Nassau 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau --
Café Skans 1.6 mi. West of Downtown Nassau (242) 322-2486
Commonwealth 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Drift 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Green Parrot Harbour Front Restaurant 0.9 mi. East of Downtown Nassau (242) 322-9248
Hard Rock Nassau Downtown Nassau (242) 325-7625
KFC Cable Beach 1.7 mi. West of Downtown Nassau --
KFC Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 393-5700
Muddoes Wings N' Things Nassau 393-0708
Quiznos Cable Beach 1.2 mi. South West of Downtown Nassau --
Regatta Buffet 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Royal Blue Tavern 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Starbucks 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Starbucks Cable Beach 0.1 mi. South of Central Cable Beach (242) 327-6112
Starbucks Charlotte Street Nassau (242) 323-7828
Starbucks Harbour Bay 1.8 mi. East of Downtown Nassau (242) 394-3002
Starbucks Rosetta Street Nassau (242) 326-0134
Subway Cable Beach 0.1 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 327-1782
Subway Marathon 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 601-0111
The Palms Cafe 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Travellers' Rest 1.8 mi. East of Central Gambier (242) 327-7633
Wendy's Bernard 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau (242) 328-7837
Wendy's Marathon 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 393-5755
Wing Zone Nassau (242) 394-5001

Other Restaurants

Mahogany House

You'll be able to choose from tons of establishments that offer other types of meals on New Providence Island.

Caribe Cafe can be found at Meliá Nassau Beach and offers several different specialties to try, including desserts and pizza. The Caribe Cafe is open daily from 6:30am until 12:30pm. They're on West Bay Street.

Humidor Brazilian Steakhouse is a notable restaurant in the area you might visit. Indulge in a feast of fire grilled steaks that keep coming and coming. This Brazilian Steakhouse is much like a buffet, only the food comes to you via waiters, and you can pick and choose what you want. They're located at 12 West Hill Street.

Mahogany House is located at The Island House and has a couple of cuisines to choose from, including International and Italian. The restaurant serves delicious and high quality Italian classics, including pizza, pastas, and risottos. Take your pick and order exactly what you want. You will be able to find them on Mahogany Hill, West Bay Street.

Below you can find the 29 eateries cooking this kind of flavor.

Other Restaurants on New Providence Island
Name Location Type Phone Number
Androsia Steak & Seafood Restaurant 0.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Caribbean, International (242) 327-7805
Aqua Restaurant Downtown Nassau Caribbean, International (242) 322-3301
Balduccino Fine Foods Downtown Nassau Vegetarian (242) 393-6320
Bar Noir 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach International (242) 677-9000
Blue Note 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach International (242) 677-9000
Caribe Cafe 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Eclectic (242) 327-6000
Cleo 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Mediterranean (242) 677-9000
Compass Point Restaurant 0.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central Gambier Caribbean, International (242) 327-4500
Da Sand Bar and Grill 0.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach Eclectic (242) 327-7568
Dairy Queen 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Eclectic (242) 393-7072
Deuce 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach International (242) 677-9000
Flamingo Bar 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach International (242) 677-9000
Fly Rooftop Bar 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach International (242) 677-9000
Footprints 3.9 mi. South of Central Gambier Caribbean, Contemporary (888) 909-7001
Haagen-Dazs Shop Nassau Eclectic 393-8077
Humidor Brazilian Steakhouse Downtown Nassau Brazilian (242) 302-9150
Indigo Cafe 0.1 mi. South of Central Cable Beach Caribbean, International, Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (242) 327-2524
Mahogany House 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gambier International, Italian (242) 362-6669
Olive's Mediterranean Cafe Downtown Nassau Caribbean, Greek, Mediterranean (242) 356-3986
Olives Meze Grill 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cable Beach Greek, Mediterranean (242) 327-6393
Orange Hill Restaurant 3.0 mi. West of Central Cable Beach Eclectic (242) 327-7157
Pool Grille at Rosewood 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Eclectic (242) 677-9000
Poop Deck at Sandyport 0.1 mi. West of Central Cable Beach International (242) 327-3325
Pub 24 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach International (242) 677-9000
Senor Frog's Downtown Nassau International (242) 323-1777
Starbucks Marathon 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau International (242) 394-5733
Tcby Yogurt Frozen Cakes And Pies Nassau Eclectic 364-1309
The Blue Sail Restaurant and Bar 1.2 mi. West of Central Cable Beach French, Mediterranean (242) 327-7111
The Library at Rosewood 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach International (242) 677-9000
 

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